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Cookbooks and Home Economics

The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger Library. These fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family and home, budgeting, domestic sciences, and many other delightful topics.

Main Topics:
Home Economics
Cookery and Cooking
Gardening

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farmer, fannie merritt, 1857-1915
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harland, marion, 1830-1922
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american home economics association
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rorer, sarah tyson heston, 1849-1937
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woman's institute of domestic arts and sciences
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Toronto Public Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 121,349
favorite 18
comment 1
Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Menus, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935; Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935. Guide culinaire. English; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 58,737
favorite 35
comment 2
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, French, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Lustig, Lillie S, ed; Sondheim, S. Claire, joint ed; Rensel, Sarah, joint ed
texts
eye 56,253
favorite 54
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states., cbk
Community Texts
by Djouama
texts
eye 56,210
favorite 2
comment 0
ebook for kitechn and recipes
Topics: ebook, kitchen, magazines, cuisine, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Oakton School (Evanston, Ill.). Parent-Teacher Association; Reed, Vincent M., Mrs; Campbell, Alice Eckert
texts
eye 39,267
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Evanston, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 33,624
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 31,189
favorite 58
comment 2
Introduces basic cooking techniques and utensils and includes simple recipes for salads, breads, main dishes, desserts, and snacks
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery -- Juvenile literature, Cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
by Oppenheimer, Rebecca (Wolff), Mrs., 1854-
texts
eye 30,940
favorite 17
comment 0
"Bibliographical note": p. vi
Topics: Cookery for the sick, Diabetes, Diet in disease, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Logan Square Chapter No. 560 (Chicago, Ill.)
texts
eye 29,627
favorite 5
comment 0
Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs, cbk
31
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, Home economics, cbk
California Digital Library
by Tschirky, Oscar, 1866-1950
texts
eye 24,359
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Chan, Shiu Wong, 1893- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 17,917
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
Boston Public Library
by Jensen, Frøken (Kristine Marie), b. 1858
texts
eye 17,797
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Danish, cbk
14
Topics: Agriculture, English language, English language, Home economics, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Weaver, Louise Bennett; Le Cron, Helen Cowles, joint author
texts
eye 17,128
favorite 31
comment 3
OCLC number: ocm00349841
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Delineator Home Institute. Delineator cook book; Berolzheimer, Ruth
texts
eye 17,091
favorite 42
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, cbk
Topic: cbk
Cornell University Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 16,021
favorite 12
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Masterman, Lillian C. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 15,647
favorite 12
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 15,009
favorite 5
comment 0
Tan printed wrappers. Purchase, Household Words, 1994
Topics: Cookery, American, Dried fruit, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Il.) Ladies' Aid Society
texts
eye 15,007
favorite 21
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Furgerson, A.N., 1879-; Johnson, Constance, b. 1879
texts
eye 14,532
favorite 1
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Landis, Jacob F. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 14,485
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Recipes, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Fitts, Emma Frances (Bates) "Mrs. C. W. Fitts," 1856- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 14,060
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Herrick, Christine Terhune, 1859-1944
texts
eye 12,699
favorite 1
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
New York Public Library
by Maddocks, Mildred
texts
eye 12,546
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926; Ziemann, Hugo
texts
eye 12,524
favorite 22
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Warren, Mary Elizabeth (Carson) "E. F. Warren, Mrs.," 1870- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 11,847
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Morse, Sidney, 1874-1939; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 11,831
favorite 18
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Home economics, Recipes, cbk
Topics: Fireless cookers, Cookery, American, cbk
Prelinger Archives
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
movies
eye 11,006
favorite 19
comment 3
The benefits and dangers of fire.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Fire, Chemistry, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Thompson, Orloff H. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 10,988
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cake, Desserts, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 10,756
favorite 5
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Fitzherbert, Anthony, Sir, 1470-1538; Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William), 1835-1912
texts
eye 10,467
favorite 6
comment 0
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Topics: Agriculture -- Early works to 1800, Agriculture -- England, Conduct of life, Home economics, Rural,...
Boston Public Library
by United States. War Dept
texts
eye 10,018
favorite 4
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts
eye 9,950
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 9,544
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Galster, Vernon. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 9,470
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
Community Texts
by TiraPic
texts
eye 9,444
favorite 4
comment 0
free ebook from world cooking
Topics: food, cooking, kitchen, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Des Moines. Plymouth church. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 9,223
favorite 13
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 9,179
favorite 6
comment 0
Reprinted in part from the Ladies' home journal
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 9,168
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=h2wrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Bethany Union Church (Chicago, Ill.). Thirty Group
texts
eye 9,026
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois, cbk
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=sXkrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Junior League of Montgomery
texts
eye 8,765
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern States, cbk
14
Topics: Antiseptics, Disinfection and disinfectants, Food preservatives, cbk
Universal Library
by Jan Mitchell
texts
eye 7,848
favorite 4
comment 0
Topic: cbk
14
Topics: Food analysis, Oils and fats, Pharmaceutical chemistry, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 7,725
favorite 1
comment 0
All about eggs. One hundred and fifty ways of cooking and serving eggs for breakfast, dinners, etc., as entrées, entremets, cakes, creams, and drinks, 78 pages at end
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery (Eggs), cbk
Cover title: McKenny's tested formulas and useful house and farm recipes
Topics: Medicine, Medicine, Popular, cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts
eye 7,609
favorite 8
comment 1
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Forme of Cury: A Roll of Ancient English Cookery Compiled, about A.D. 1390 Library of Congress Classification: TX
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: cbk
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 7,523
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science
texts
eye 7,481
favorite 5
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Scottish, cbk
European Libraries
by United States. Naval training station, Newport. Commissary school; United States Naval Institute
texts
eye 7,434
favorite 6
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=WJBHAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by Blitzner, John, [from old catalog] ed
texts
eye 7,246
favorite 11
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Pastry, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 7,236
favorite 3
comment 0
The work by Doctor Thebussem is catalogued separately
Topics: Cookery, Spanish, cbk
Universal Library
by TrumHunter, Beatrice
texts
eye 7,112
favorite 10
comment 0
Topics: TECHNOLOGY, Agriculture and related sciences and techniques. Forestry. Farming. Wildlife...
The Library of Congress
by Hoff, A. C. (Archie Corydon), b. 1877; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 7,049
favorite 5
comment 0
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Bread, Pastry, cbk
Shareware CD-ROMs
software
eye 6,969
favorite 6
comment 0
Colossal Cookbook. International Cuisine! 1000s of Recipies. Health and Nutrition Software, Plus More. From Chestnut Software, Cambridge, MA. For MS-DOS systems.
Topics: CD-BBS, Curtis Kemp, Mark Fugitt, Mike Laybourn, Mike Woltz, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 6,879
favorite 25
comment 6
Brown cloth over boards, stamped in black
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Home economics, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 6,765
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
European Libraries
by Andrea, A. Louise, Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,480
favorite 2
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Drying apparatus, Cookery, American, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=I983AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Royal baking powder company, New York, pub. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 6,347
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
European Libraries
by Alexandre Dumas
texts
eye 6,250
favorite 2
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=evsGAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by Schurr, Eugene, [from old catalog] comp
texts
eye 6,236
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Baking. [from old catalog], Cake, cbk
California Digital Library
by Fox, Minnie C
texts
eye 6,230
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, Dinners and dining, Menus, cbk
California Digital Library
by Home Economic Club of the Four Counties Group
texts
eye 5,994
favorite 4
comment 0
Topic: cbk
Topics: Agriculture, Cookery, Gardening, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Sharpe, M. R. L. (Maud Russell Lorraine), 1867-1949
texts
eye 5,928
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Vegetarian cookery, Vegetarianism, cbk
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901; Frederick Warne (Firm), publisher; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 5,869
favorite 0
comment 2
This book introduces the letters A to Z while following the fortunes of an apple pie. You can also read a copy of 'A Apple Pie' by going to the International Children's Digital Library a joint project of the Internet Archive and University Of Maryland.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Nursery rhymes, Alphabet rhymes, Children's poetry, Nursery rhymes, Alphabet, cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts
eye 5,702
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Congregational Church (La Grange, Ill.). Young Woman's Auxiliary
texts
eye 5,701
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois, cbk